The Academy for Teaching and Learning Excellence (ATLE) hosts several events that may be of interest to Graduate Teaching Assistants on the USF Tampa campus. In addition to the workshops ATLE offers, TAs may be interested in participating in the following events:
- TA Training: A one-day introduction to graduate student teaching at USF, with an optional half-day micro-teaching laboratory experience.
- Preparing for College Teaching (PCT) Course: A free, optional 8-week program that was created to provide TAs with an experience that helps them prepare to become college instructors or professors.
- Canvas Crash Course for TAs: A face-to-face, hands-on training to help familiarize TAs with USF's new learning management software (LMS), Canvas.
- TA Teaching Essentials: An online course (free to USF instructional personnel) discussing best practices in teaching, from writing quizzes and delivering lectures, to effective classroom management and strong course design. This resource is available in Canvas, the university's learning management software (LMS).